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2013-11-08 23:21:39

Patrick Shannon won’t allow a medical condition to keep him from long-distance hiking. Though he experiences epileptic tonic-clonic seizures, Shannon and his wife Sue will raise funds for non-profit World T.E.A.M. Sports through a 3,000-kilometer hike on New Zealand's Te Araroa Trail. Frenchtown, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 08, 2013 Patrick Shannon won’t allow a medical condition to keep him from long-distance hiking. Though he experiences epileptic tonic-clonic seizures, Shannon...

Fossilized Tooth In Dinosaur Tailbone Proves T. Rex Was A Predator
2013-07-16 07:23:38

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A recent discovery of a fossilized tooth from the Hell Creek Formation in Montana is bringing new evidence to the table Tyrannosaurus rex was indeed a hunter. The tooth was found embedded in the healed tailbones of a duckbill dinosaur, suggesting the animal survived a very close encounter with the tyrant lizard some 65 million years ago. The embedded tooth is the first concrete proof T. rex was not just a scavenger, but also a...

T. Rex's Killer Bite Revealed
2012-02-29 11:47:25

Researchers from the University of Liverpool have revealed that the jaw muscles of Tyrannosaurus rex suggest that the dinosaur had the most powerful bite of any living or extinct animal. The measurement, based on a laser scan of the dinosaur´s skull, showed that its bite was equivalent to up to 13,000 pounds -- four times more than previously estimated. Publishing their findings in the journal Biology Letters, the team scaled up the skulls of a human, an alligator, a juvenile T....

T Rex Bigger Than Previously Thought
2011-10-13 13:21:31

Researchers said on Wednesday that the Tyrannosaurus rex grew faster and weighed more than previously thought. British and U.S. scientists used three-dimensional laser scans and computer modeling to "weigh" five T. rex specimens, including Chicago Field Museum's famous "Sue". "These models range from the severely undernourished through the overly obese, but they are purposely chosen extremes that bound biologically realistic values" study co-author Dr. Vivian Allen of the Royal...

2011-07-22 00:01:02

The world leader in cast covers and patient-requested orthopedic gear announces a club for people who have broken a bone. Hollister, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2011 Enduring a broken bone or sprain is painful enough, to add insult to injury having to wear an ugly, cumbersome cast, boot, splint or brace can make it worse. For these reasons CastCoverZ!, the leader in cast covers and the world's largest specialty retailer for providing orthopedic after-market products has created a club that brings...

2011-04-01 11:43:00

NEW YORK, April 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ICAP Ocean Tomo, the intellectual property brokerage division of ICAP plc and the world's premier patent auction firm, announces the sale of a Round Rock Research LLC Covenant Not to Sue at the Spring 2011 Live IP Auction held on Thursday, March 31, 2011 in New York City. The covenant sold for $38.5 million including buyer's premium and is the first of its kind ever to be sold at auction. (Logo:...

2010-03-26 06:00:00

Scientists have uncovered a hip bone believed to belong to an ancestor of the Tyrannosaurus Rex in Australia, providing the first evidence that the fearsome carnivore may have lived in the southern hemisphere, according to a Thursday University of Cambridge press release. The 30 centimeter long bone was discovered in Dinosaur Cove in Victoria by a team of researchers that included Dr. Roger Benson from the University of Cambridge's Department of Earth Science, Dr. Paul Barrett from the...

2009-11-02 15:20:00

NIU scientists: Young tyrannosaurs did serious battle against each other We all know adolescents get testy from time to time. Thank goodness we don't have young tyrannosaurs running around the neighborhood. In a new scientific paper, researchers from Northern Illinois University and the Burpee Museum of Natural History in Rockford report that adolescent tyrannosaurs got into some serious scraps with their peers. The evidence can be found on Jane, the museum's prized juvenile Tyrannosaurus...

2009-09-29 13:30:00

Sue, the world's most complete Tyrannosaurus rex specimen, which resides in the Field Museum of Chicago, may have been killed by a disease transmitted by parasites, rather than through a bloody battle, scientists reported Tuesday. The massive reconstructed fossilized remains, known as Sue, possess holes in the jaw, which scientists considered to be wounds from a clash with another dinosaur. However, scientists have published a new report that shows the 42-foot-long, 7-ton dinosaur may have...

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2012-03-21 21:47:44

Tyrannosaurus, meaning “tyrant lizard,” was a genus of theropod dinosaur from the Late Cretaceous Period (68 to 65 million years ago). It was among the last non-avian dinosaurs to exist prior to the Cretaceous-Tertiary extinction event. Perhaps the most famous Tyrannosaurus species, T. rex, was named in 1905 by Henry Fairfield Osborn, president of the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH). Teeth belonging to Tyrannosaurus were first discovered in 1874 by A. Lakes near Golden...

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